#8 – September 18, 2001 – Ship Inspection Fees and Tie-Up Service at Lock Approach Walls
September 18, 2001
Mariners are advised that effective October 1, 2001, the SLSMC’s Ship Inspection Fees and the fee for the Tie-up service will be increased as per the attached schedule. Major changes are:
SLSMC’s Ship Inspection Fee
- A fee of $300 will be charged for a second and subsequent visit to a ship requiring more than one visit for the same inspection.
- Mandatory inspection on first transit every 5 years for inland ships not ISO/ISM certified and not carrying out their own inspection.
- The Fee for Inspections outside the normal area has been increase to $750 per day .
Fee for Tie-up Service at Lock Approach Walls
- The fee has been increased to $750 per round trip per Region.
New Rates Applicable
Effective October 1, 2001
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation
Ship Inspection Fee
|A – Ocean Ships|
|– Normal working hours (Weekdays 0815 to 1630 hours)||No Charge|
|– Outside normal working hours:|
|B – Inland Ships|
|– Ships that are ISO/ISM certified (Ships carry out their own inspection every 3 years and complete a short inspection form yearly, these are submitted to the Seaway and the Seaway carries out spot audit during normal working hours)||No Charge|
|– Ships not ISO/ISM certified will require a mandatory inspection prior to first transit every five years. If the inspection is outside normal working hours the inspection fee will be charged as follows:|
|C- Inspection outside the normal area|
|– The charges for such inspection be based on a per diem rate per day out of the office plus all travel expenses as follows:|
|– Per day (including travel time)||$750|
|– All expenses||at cost|
The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation and
the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation
Approach Wall Tie-up Fee
Flat fee for tie-up service for each round trip or part thereof per Region (MLO and Welland) to be increased as follows: $750